Sunday 11 August 1957
It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 11, 1957). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Inès de la Fressange and Arthur Cores.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to (Let Me Be Your) Teddy Bear by Elvis Presley.
In UK All Shook Up by Elvis Presley was in the top 5 hits.
Across the Bridge, directed by Ken Annakin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957
while On The Beach by Nevil Shute was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Richard Diamond, Private Detective.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 11 August 1957
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Which were the important events of 11 August 1957 ?
- Brazil - Student�s Day, Lawyer�s Day, Foundation of the Law Studies in Brazil
- Zimbabwe - Heroes Day
- Taiwan - Valentine's Day
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Tiburtius
- St. Chromatius
- St. Equitius
- St. Gery/Gaugericus
- St. Susanna
- Inès de la Fressange
- Ian Stuart Donaldson: British singer (Skrewdriver) (d. 1993).
- Arthur Cores: American entrepreneur and restaurateur he is the co-founder of Boston Market, a US food and restaurant chain.
- Inès De la Fressange: French model, designer of fashion and perfumes and boutique owner.
- Ian Donaldson: English singer-songwriter and guitarist (Skrewdriver) (d. 1993).
- Richie Ramone: American drummer and songwriter (Ramones).
- Patty Berg wins LPGA All-American Golf Open
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1957 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Elvis Presley - (Let Me Be Your) Teddy Bear
- Pat Boone - Love Letters In The Sand
- The Everly Brothers - Bye Bye Love
- Jimmy Dorsey - So Rare
- The Coasters - Searchin'
- Larry Williams - Short Fat Fannie
- Nat King Cole - Send For Me
- I'm Gonna Sit Right Down & Write Myself A Letter - Billy Williams
- The Dell-Vikings - Whispering Bells
- Patti Page - Old Cape Cod
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?